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CSPAN
Nov 3, 2012 7:15pm EDT
it, but why is that the only game in town? they have ten times the ratings of cnn and msnbc, but it's not occurred to cnn and msnbc. they get higher ratings. i wonder if we should try to be fair and balanced. [laughter] [applause] team popular. by the way, just a small point on -- this is why i am doing piers morgan in a couple weeks. [laughter] i tweeted him that i was avoiding it because he preat a times and edits before it goes to live. i want it live. i don't want my remarks back to him edited out. that's all i asked for, and -- [applause] an example was a month ago, and it was more than this, chitchatting withed to kopp will, -- kopple, and, yes, he's still alive. i said you're taking a 30-second clip of this, take it out of context and use what you want. don't you have enough of this, and can't we move on? he said, yes, he was going to be doing that. we talked about my position, and, by the way, i never worked for fox news, i'm a frequent guest, i'm a viewer of fox news. i never worked for them. the only tv station i worked for is ha-ha, msnbc. [laughter] i was just stating as
CSPAN
Nov 20, 2012 5:00pm EST
. >> there was that cnn story during that all of hurricane about how the new york stock exchange was under 3 feet of water. of course it wasn't true. it wasn't true at all. cnn got that story not from one of its reporters. cnn got the story from an on-line message board on the national weather service website so they got a line 3 feet of water and they put it out. i don't want it on cnn because it could have been done by somebody else, too but that to me is one of the dangers in trying to maintain the best standard, some practice, some place where you can turn and say this is the right way of doing things and this is simply wrong and i have the impression these days despite all of the good things that you have said about all of the curators and whatever. all of that stuff being said, ibm left with an uneasy feeling. i don't know where all of the information is coming from. i don't have a feeling that remember years ago when we knew every camera man taking pictures of some big a dent in cairo? we knew he was taking that picture, and you knew that it was an objective look at was happening at that time. i do
CSPAN
Nov 25, 2012 1:00am EST
news but why is that the only game in town? they have 10 times the ratings of cnn but it has not occurred two msnbc they are getting higher ratings of wonder if we should try being fair and balanced? [applause] just a small point* i am doing peers market and a few weeks. the reason i have been avoiding it because the pre-tapes than edits i just want it to be live by don't mice naughty remarks back to be added did out. that is all i asked. [applause] i probably but not get it but and example was i was in l.a. more than our jeht chatting with ted koppel. yes, but he is still alive. [laughter] we were arguing the entire time finally said he will take a 302nd club and put it out of context don't you have enough by now? must we go on? he said yes. but we were arguing about my position and i have never worked for fox news really tv station workforce is msnbc. [laughter] i + 80 as a factual matter you want both sides i watch msnbc for fun but to find out what is going on i go to fox. among the examples was if you watch msnbc right now, you might miss the story about our ambassador b
CSPAN
Nov 21, 2012 12:00pm EST
political conversation and cnn living in the middle so awkwardly and trying desperately to keep its base, is it doing good things for our democracy come into the? >> no. of course, not. who? speak was the whole idea of cable television. >> no. spent i feel quite often that if you eliminate, and i since fox forward to occasional commentary, and cnn it would probably improve american democracy overnight. things would simply miraculous we get better. people would talk to one another again, rather than engage in an artificial fight which is what most of the cable television does. >> you take someone like rachel maddow, for example. spent very bright spent i was about to make a point a racial matter is a very smart women. very smart. and could very easily in the old days, and should today, i would love to see rachel maddow as the anchor of one of the evening news programs on network television. but the price of that would be that she would have to keep her opinions to herself. it is her opinions that draw the viewership on msnbc. now, she's a very bright woman, as i said, but i don't want to
CSPAN
Nov 6, 2012 10:00pm EST
. >> just to break in, one of the biggest swing states, nevada, abc and cnn have called that for president obama. this was not a surprise. the romney people were pessimistic about nevada, but it's just another example of how this very small map, surprisingly small map, is turning blue in state after state. >> right. again, and if as we keep trying to do throughout this night for our viewers on c-span2, folks at politico.com, is put all of this stuff in perspective of the things that we know on the presidential level, every single one of them has broken in the direction of the president. new hampshire, nevada, wisconsin, michigan, minnesota, pennsylvania. every state that was plausibly up for grabs has gone to barack obama. an important note on that, almost everything we're seeing is breaking the way that public polling suggested it would. there was a big debate over the last month about whether or not media companies cooked the books on polls or whether or not people are just missing something in the electorate. what i've always told people about polls and i think it's proving out true ton
CSPAN
Nov 3, 2012 8:00am EDT
look in front of me and cnn who has got these kind of orange colored hair comes so brightly covered and first-generation kind of hair plugs. it shows you how slow i am. i think to myself, and that must be what strom thurmond's head looks like. and of course it wasn't strom thurmond. i realize that when people were reaching over and tried to shake his hand. i wanted to shake his hand because i've been in d.c. that summer for the first time and i've met all these politicians had seen on tv. it had a great thrill. i got to go home and speech made as rotary club and i wanted to tell them about all the famous people at hennepin washington d.c. i was going to shake his hand when i got off the plane, but as i got off the plane, there were people lined up to shake his hand. i didn't get in line. i'm thinking, i wasn't a constituent. i'm a south carolinians. i don't have anything to say to them and to be honest, i was a little self-conscious. it's a busy airport, a lot of different kinds of people in there. i was self-conscious about standing in line to greet him at his best known for his se
CSPAN
Nov 25, 2012 10:45am EST
estate and that was the chinese and other foreign official bodies who were buying cnn friday obligations, which money was going to feed the bobo. but they were buying up rightly assume that the government would take care of them, even though they have virtually participated in running a risk. the risk would fall and somebody else and hundred paulson mr. interesting memoir with a telly went to china for the olympics and told the chinese finance minister something might come you see i told you i take your review. any other questions? one in the back here and then will come to you in the front. >> hi, david carrier, national association of credit unions. i'm curious who you feel should be securitizing mortgages and if you feel it is the banks, why should we trust them after what just happened? i'd like to hear from each of you on that one, thinks. >> were you trying to direct that to somebody in particular? >> to all three. >> up, we would be the first crack in and keep her other comments brief however. >> i would say it doesn't matter so much to does the securitization. i would be in favor
CSPAN
Nov 6, 2012 5:00pm EST
awards. use a regular guest hosts of the diane beam show on pbs and cnn and many other broadcast outlets. a native of wichita, kan. she received a bachelor's degree from northwest and journalism from columbia where she was a pulitzer fellow. she will be followed by vicki edwards to is electorate at princeton university's woodrow wilson school of public policy international affairs. .. great pleasure to be here with the four people for whom i have so much admiration and the wife quoted so much time and so many stories. i have i think a little bit of news which is i found out the title of the next book that is coming out between tom so you can figure out the 1992 book by renewing congress. it sounds pretty positive. 2000, the permanent campaign. okay maybe not entirely positive, but at least pretty neutral. six years later the broken branch. okay sounds a little careless. now it's even worse than it looks. the new book is run for your life. [laughter] after that they are going to be marching up and down holding up signs. [laughter] they take on many institutions in washington and elsewhere
CSPAN
Nov 15, 2012 6:00am EST
more hours than cnn does. and we don't know about it because we're not allowed to anybody in the united states or show anybody in the united states what's going on. so here is a very, very valuable public diplomacy asset that is not being properly used. and it's not the fault of the people at the bbg. it's a lack of understanding at higher levels of government about how important it is. >> the british have a director general, they may wish of more of a sports team. >> i agree with jim. when i went on that board, it's neither fish nor foul, part of the problem but it has these constant leadership challenges. frankly, my sympathy goes out to the folks who work there and folks in the field because it's very, very difficult to do. and i know that walter isaacson has opposed the sort of significant re-org which i thought made a lot of sense. frankly, i'm not sure where it is these days. but made it more hopefully would make it a highly functioning organization. it is, we need every tool that we have in our arsenal. we need to be able to deploy them effectively. and i think better coordinatio
CSPAN
Nov 20, 2012 12:00pm EST
't get talked about nbc, cnn or any of the networks. what he just announced as he can do a energy tax tomorrow and not have broken his word and energy tax of course whacking the middle class. he can raise income taxes on people a year from now, which is why what he wanted to do was kick out the bush rates for people less than 250 per year. he can't get -- and this is where you talk about dual mandates. were talking about marginal tax rates on higher income people and successful small businesses. that raises 400 alien. this other taxes in addition to rate increases he wants to include. he talks about the rates. over a decade. so he is $800 billion he plans to raise from higher income people. the size of the dead if he gets that in his budget, assuming he gets the tax hike, he raises a trillion dollars in debt over the next decade. so having solved less than 10% of the problem company then comes back and says that he was going to pay the 8 trillion? .the energy tax, which pours the treasury department has seven times people have been trying to subpoena the information. they don't want t
CSPAN
Nov 13, 2012 2:00am EST
center. if you remember in a lot of our jobs, we have cnn or c-span drilling but we did not have it on and i was moving from one building to another. my first reaction, will have self preservation, was first and foremost, i just ran my pantyhose and i have to refer general. this is not a good sign. my second reaction is there is a lot of smoke coming out of that building. one of the privileges i had is parking. the reality is i ran to my car, we got people out of that building and from that point on, our world in the united states and around the world has changed. that is where we move forward to today's event. because cyber has taken a huge role and place in the world since. very soon after 9/11, the u.s. entered into a global war on terror that started in afghanistan, went to iraq, and back to afghanistan. the military will be pulling out next year. there will be peacekeeping and thereato trooposs, is a huge challenge. we will continue to address what needs to be done in that environment. none of that is done without our dependence and involvement in the cyber war. technology d
CSPAN
Nov 1, 2012 5:00pm EDT
. they protest in front of the debate commission on cnn and fox news. they -- to moderate that can spawn all the time from any individual. >> yeah. as a matter of fact direct mail 2 sprnt considered a good run. return. you can see the difference. you mentioned that and the bank of america, what had been the most successful campaign so far? >> the campaign actually inspired us initially toive visit from the broad objective stopping global warming to specific change was the incredible campaign about a year and a half ago. in south africa it was a huge global -- the story is woman walking down the street cape town gets grabbed and thrown to a shack and raped and almost killed. he's a lesbian woman the man was trying to turn her straight. it's an all of thing. the good friends sees this signs a petition asking the minister of justice of the country to take the issue seriously. over the next week and a half 180,000 people take action and the governments huge media exposure after the month of campaigning with the government apologizing and parliament passes a bill to have a investigate to stop it.
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2012 5:00pm EST
. i was watching cnn undecided and the walmart moms model on my laptop and there was a 102nd lag. but anyway, every time one of them attacked the other, the attackers other lines go down. >> we heard that from walmart moms from the get-go from a research so back in 2010 when it was the congressional elections, we heard from them over and over again, people in washington, politicians do not understand, walk a mile in my shoes. we would like to have that guy come and see how i have to -- they don't have the urgency. >> they describe congressmen like bickering children quote unquote. they look at as moms and they say you are like my kids fighting. get the job done and particularly moms who do get the job done. i think it's really frustrating so we heard that again in the debates and in fact they said the town hall debate was where the most prevalent. of course the format allowed for that. and so we said do you know what? it was a waste of precious time. they should've been using that time to tell me what they were going to do to make life better for me. that is what i want to know,
CSPAN
Nov 19, 2012 5:00pm EST
on the cnn program yesterday on the fiscal cliff. >> you have to be careful to talk about taxes that run from the hills but if you talk about revenue and tax reform they will sit still for that conversation. i would say to my friend the congressman he said that sparing the middle-income families doesn't solve the problems. it solves the problem for the middle-income families in america but it does say when it comes to the tax increases let's go to those that can afford to pay the should pay a little more they've been blessed with success and they live in the greatest nation on earth paying a little bit more to solve this national problem a part of the solution isn't unreasonable but we do have to cut spending and we do have to look at entitlement reform that doesn't threaten the existence of important programs like medicare and medicaid. >> host: >> guest: that's right but we have to use the terminology people can understand. we need more revenue. there are several ways the you get revenue. one way is through additional taxes but there are different ways to get additional tax revenue. when we
CSPAN
Oct 31, 2012 11:00pm EDT
you're frustrated to watch the daily news. will broadcast medium abc, cbs, nbc, cnn, fox, any thing with 9/11 or terrorism always guilty before you are proven innocent and rush to judgment. the reporting is not in depth. the problem media faces with the original foreign correspondent. they will living there they come back with the real story. with the arabs spring it was the beginning of the revolution now it was a different story because now we use youtube or bad quality television. but it depends. you can still read fantastic stories and use the terrible reporting on stations like fox news. >> how would arab media of fact -- defect or handle the matters in media? i suspect americans to enjoy positioning the and it was before. why is that? the palestinian issue the front pages was day touching point* because of the support for israel so i see the criticism. president obama also helped the american administration in. something interesting, burning the american flag, you could see that in syria. or the chinese flags. have the iranians, russians, now being burned regular the. governme
CSPAN
Nov 1, 2012 11:00pm EDT
as cnn or fox but you get the real story. i like it. >> they watch c-span on comcast. created in 1979 brought to you as a public service from your provider. >> good morning. life-saving operations search and rescue the first pass has been completed but we are in response mode. today power, pumping, getting product out and making sure we have a presence reaching into the communities that have been hit. as fema moved rescue teams it has said it shifted for why you would see record is
CSPAN
Nov 6, 2012 6:00am EST
on cnn, msnbc and other tv and radio outlets. representing the libertarian perspective tonight is mr. tim cavanaugh. tim cavanaugh is a writer and producer for reason magazine and reason tv. he has worked as the online editor of the "l.a. times" and ran the late lamented sex.com. his work has appeared in the "washington post," "the boston globe," slate, the beirut daily star, san francisco magazine, "mother jones," and many, many others. eventually mr. jim and document a spectator and the daily car will be joining us and when he does i will give him a proper introduction. would the gentleman i have a right now i think a good way to get started, so those are three different perspectives, too represented here now, these are for philosophies in the midst of a campaign season, we are left and right and whatever is in between but i suppose that might be libertarian, dictator or influence on this election are outlined the american body politic. i think we should start with you individuals describing what it means to be a liberal. we will start with mr. scher. >> thanks very much for doing this.
CSPAN
Nov 7, 2012 8:00pm EST
struck by cnn found its groove but the message boards that if he wins on election night and you're looking for any race anywhere, you could find the information you're looking for. i was really struck a margaret hoover, a political columnist was so beautiful that people think you think wow, ishii spire. who are some of the people who are starting to blow you away where the institutions you thought really played a major role. >> i would say going back to the original theories, sasha eisenberg and his book, does it. he nailed a the same that this will calm down to turnout and techniques. so i gave him a line of credit. >> i'm afraid this might be a little controversial, but i say nate silver said. it was the year of the polls and he nailed it. on the political side, having covered ted cruz, i am really impressed and he's going to be a player. he can be a republican supreme court nominee if not a candidate for president or vice president. >> i don't think many people hurt that much. >> he now becomes the third former supreme court clerk. he was serving in the senate along with sena
CSPAN
Nov 26, 2012 8:30pm EST
-defense force. it was at a time when the dispute was leaving on cnn and bbc. it was an opportunity there for them to put this thing to bed. >> how tobacco? >> not too well. [laughter] never was the bridge built or even considered. and i think one of the key issues here with respect to china as they emerge as the leading nation is the ability to build bridges and communicate and enable every form and how there is multilateral relationships and advantages keep the volume as well as possible. >> blaster i had the privilege of talking to henry kissinger about his book on china. so i opened it up, and i talked about an agreement with henry. and i said, i'm going to ask you if you are still yourself. kissinger said, i would never write such a thing. >> i said it's in the book. >> now, there is a great article in he basically wrote about the two chinas, the two agents. there is a doctor jekyll and mr. hyde that is evolving. the doctor jekyll is the nicer of the two, the other is the strategic asia. if you look at the economic asia, there is a heavy amount of economic independence. if you
CSPAN
Nov 4, 2012 12:00pm EST
dominant that by the time john adams signed, john and cnn's becomes president, he's a democrat. he's completely left the federalist fold. the federalist party is essentially dead. what happened then was the rest of andrew jackson on the democratic arty, much more as we know it today and became for a little while a single party except there were those in the country who are really opposed to jackson and this became the assets of the whig party. it wasn't so much a political party as an anti-jackson party and the whigs came along and henry clay perhaps, if we want to talk about forgotten people from an 18th century, henry clay isn't so much forgotten, but overlooked because he never became president. perhaps the most prominent american at this time he didn't become president. since from the subject of elections and scandal, there is a pamphlet produced when henry clay was running against james polk and said 21 reasons why henry clay should not be elected. reason number two was he spends his days at the gaming tables and his nights at the brothel. so anyone who still thinks it was nic
CSPAN
Nov 14, 2012 9:00am EST
those are things were going to have to stand here in congress. >> deidre walsh with cnn. just wondering since the election, speaker boehner has talked repeatedly about wanting to negotiate a deal with the president on the fiscal cliff and he said he's open to new revenue and talk about when us to compromise. was wondering what you think of his position on this issue and if you're all going to support him this afternoon? >> well, i don't know if you here earlier when i talked about attend one deal but i want to see if you but i want to see the democrats tell me where they're willing to do. all effort for the last two or three days is the democrats are saying they're not willing to get anything. in fact, the president had a meeting last night at the white house with the labor unions, with all these different liberal groups, and everyone of those those groups told the president that he should not deliver anything on reforms over entitlement system, but he should ensure that he delivers a tax increase. i don't think they're open-minded in any way so i think we as republicans if you start ne
CSPAN
Nov 18, 2012 12:00pm EST
. and away the hilt essay for cnn.com he presented a call to action imploring parents to become active participants in changing the reading habits of their two. and on a personal note, when we received the news that james utterson will be with us at the miami book fair this year, i was more than thrilled when i was also not surprised that his primary reason for coming was not to close books, but instead wanted to make celebrating the notion of family reading and that's what were going to do this morning. mr. patterson is going to come out, say some words and then we'll sit down and engage in a bit of a conversation. but that will also take questions from the audience, so how those wheels turning in a can of questions you might have to answer. if you're young, don't be intimidated. , not because i know he does to your questions from youtube. so please give a really, really warm, warm miami and miami book fair welcome to mr. james patterson. [applause] >> hi, i'm stephen king. [laughter] i was walking in here and this lady said new book much taller in your book jacket photos. [laughter]
CSPAN
Nov 13, 2012 8:00pm EST
it is. it does an amazing job in 60 different languages, broadcasting more hours than cnn does. we don't know about it because were not allowed to tell anybody in the united states to show anybody in the united states was going on. so here is a very, very valuable public diplomacy aspect that is not being properly used. it's not the fault of the people at the ppg. it is the lack of understanding at higher levels of government about how important this is. >> the british have a direct general. [inaudible] >> i agree with jen. i think when i went on that board, it has these constant leadership challenges. you know, frankly my sympathy goes out to the folks in the field because it's very, very difficult to do it. i know walter isakson had proposed a significant rework of which i thought made a lot of sense. i'm frankly not sure where it is these days in terms of processes implementing it, but hopefully would make it a better or more highly functioning organization. we need every tool that we have in our arsenal. we need to be able to deploy than the fact is they. i think better coordinatio
CSPAN
Nov 1, 2012 12:00pm EDT
's not as exciting as cnn or fox, but you get the real stories. and i like it. >> they watch c-span on comcast. c-span, created by america's cable companies in 1979, brought to you as a public service by your television provider. >> recently, a zocalo public square and cal humanities discussed the current state and future state of the news industry, focusing specifically on investigative reporting and collaborative journalism practices. this is about an hour and 25 minutes. >> thank you all very much for being here tonight. thanks to cal humanities for making this possible. the topic is vigilance within democracy.the the topic was inspired by the jefferson quote about the price he prim with the price of freedom andce liberty were, were vigilant. also said, as reported to have said that in given the c choice between government and gm newspapers, doingen without ones the others would prefer to havep newspapers in government did but then he got elected to office and to begin tackling he had misquoted. from that, zocalo said big questions may lot of different perspectives. we have re-different people
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2012 12:00pm EST
was very struck that cnn and grew in the message boards if he wins on election night in any way that you could find the information you were looking for. i was really struck by margaret hoover was a political columnist that people thought she would not be smart and every time she speaks you think wow is she smart. who are the people who are starting to blow you away for the institutions that you thought played a major role. >> i would say going back to my original theory the victory lab ki kneal did and he was saying it before anybody else was saying that this was going to turn down to turnout and techniques and so i give him a lot of credits. >> i'm afraid this might be a little controversy all but i would say this was the year of the pole and he nailed it. on the political side i am really impressed and he is going to be a player. he could be the republican supreme court nominee if not a candidate for president or vice president. >> tell us more about cruz i don't think people have heard about him to the estimate he could become a supreme court clerk, he was the clerk to be serving in
CSPAN
Nov 17, 2012 3:00pm EST
cnn, a lot of acronyms. so we took off. we didn't have a couple of videos. rebuild a steady stream of followers. they liked our message. three weeks later we had a book deal, and this is what we wrote, american but better, the canada party manifesto. intervention from your continental bff. out turn it over to brian. he will tell us what we are all about. he's the beautiful face of canada, representing 30 millions people up in the north who want to see return to the great country that you used to be and will be in the future. [applause] >> thank you. i can't even get that done in canada. that's amazing. it was exactly 200 years ago that an adolescent america came north to pick a fight. naturally canada apologized for being invaded, and we have been caught no partners ever since. now, america, you went on, straw, popular, readily get looking. but you were the country that everyone aspired to be. lately you stop playing with the team. you put on a few pounds to missouri hassling women and beating of the gays. he became a bully that other countries fear battelle respect. and actually,
CSPAN
Nov 19, 2012 1:00am EST
to the troops overseas he passes on his books and supports those who does the same. in an essay written for cnn he had a call for action asking parents to become active participants to change they're reading habits of their kids. when receive them induce he would be with us this year i was more than thrilled. was also not surprised is prairie resend was not to promote his books but instead to make this celebrating the notion of family reading. that is the we will do. mr. patterson and will come out to say some words then we will engage in a conversation but take questions from the audience. start thinking of questions. if you are young to not be intimidated. give a warm miami book fair will come to mr. james patterson and. [applause] >> hello. i am stephen king. [laughter] as the was walking and a ladies' said you look much dollar on your book jacket and photos. [laughter] that is my boy jack came home from preschool. was devastating when he went away. where have you been my blue-eyed son? >> talk about the power of stories and the way they can affect the world to change things for the better.
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